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Six seconds of exercise ‘can transform health’

Source: BBC Short six-second bursts of vigorous exercise have the potential to transform the health of elderly people, say researchers in Scotland. A pilot study involving 12 pensioners showed going…

Human genome is over 90% ‘junk’ DNA -Oxford Study

RT: Less than 9.5 percent of human DNA is functional, according to Oxford University researchers. This overturns the mainstream theory that 80 percent of the human genome is of some…

Guiding Dr. Yasir Qadhi to Better Understanding of Evolution and Providence of God

Written and Collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times Let me first of all applaud Dr. Yasir Qadhi for being one of the few Sunni…

Have Muslims Misunderstood Evolution?

Additional Reading Charles Darwin: An Epiphany for the Muslims, A Catastrophe for the Christians Darwinian Evolution: Islam or Christianity? Exposing Creationism of Zakir Naik, Tahir ul Qadari, Yusuf Estes  and Harun…

Secret to happiness is having Danish genes

The key to happiness is having Danish DNA, scientists have claimed. Researchers who looked at data from 131 countries found that the closer a nation was genetically to the Danes,…

A Million People in USA Thought to Have HIV

The World Health Organization estimates 35 million people globally have the virus. More than 1 million people in the US are thought to be infected, with 18% unaware of their…

Creationist Cartoon Shown In Georgia Biology Class Equates Evolution With Satan

The Huffington Post | By Rebecca Klein A cartoon that suggests evolution is a work of Satan and creation is a work of Christ has angered parents and students at…

Scientists discover what may be the biggest bird ever to fly

By Holly Yan, CNN Tue July 8, 2014 Researchers believe the P. sandersi lived about 25 million to 28 million years ago. 53 spectacular wildlife photos from around the world The…

C-section ‘linked to stillbirth’

Source: BBC News   Women who have c-sections are 14% more likely to have a stillbirth in future than those giving birth naturally, say researchers. And c-sections raised the chance…

Tibetans May Have Inherited High-Altitude Gene From Extinct Human Relative

 | By MALCOLM RITTER Posted: 07/03/2014 9:25 am EDT NEW YORK (AP) — Tibetans living on the “roof of the world” can thank an extinct human relative for providing a gene…

Chimpanzee language: Communication gestures translated

By Victoria Gill: Science reporter, BBC News Researchers say they have translated the meaning of gestures that wild chimpanzees use to communicate. They say wild chimps communicate 19 specific messages to…

Creationism Banned From UK Schools

Epigraph: Eyes cannot reach Him but He reaches the eyes. And He is the Incomprehensible, the All-Aware. (Al Quran 6:104) The Huffington Post  | By Yasmine Hafiz The United Kingdom government…

Dinosaurs ‘neither warm nor cold blooded’

By Jonathan Webb: Science reporter, BBC News Related Stories Dinosaurs’ cold blood in doubt ‘Biggest dinosaur ever’ discovered New Tyrannosaur named ‘Pinocchio’ Dinosaurs fit in an intermediate class between warm and…

eDigest: Charles Darwin: An Epiphany for the Muslims, A Catastrophe for the Christians

Epigraph: He is Allah, the Creator, the Maker, the Fashioner. His are the most beautiful names. All that is in the heavens and the earth glorifies Him, and He is…

Charles Darwin: An Epiphany for the Muslims, A Catastrophe for the Christians

Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times The National Museum of Natural History, located on the National Mall just across from the Smithsonian castle, is America’s…

Exposing Creationism of Zakir Naik, Tahir ul Qadari, Yusuf Estes and Harun Yahya

Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times I believe that the theory of evolution should be understood as three different issues. Firstly, the common…

Learning second language ‘slows brain ageing’

Learning a second language could improve reading and intelligence skills Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bilingualism ‘enriches the brain’ A second language may delay dementia Toddler brain scan…

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